REVIVALS Vintage c. 1910's German Silver Art Nouveau Frame Black Lizard Pouchy Purse With the center Face and Flanked by Dragons, Silver Decoration on both sides of the Purse Long Black Lizard Shoulder StrapsBlack Lizard Handset perfectly into the Elegant Antique Frame.
This bag is an authentic REVIVALS design. REVIVALS was a New York Company that began in the early 1980's. The-Owner/Designer had collected ANTIQUE Jewelled Handbag Frames that date anywhere between 1880 - 1940's. She has taken these fabulously Jewelled Frames & Clasps and created a COUTURE line of ONE-OF-A-KIND evening bags These spectacular designs are not evocative of VINTAGE pieces, they are, in fact, CONSTRUCTED of ORIGINAL HEIRLOOM hardware. Each purse wass created using the very finest of materials and hand-crafting. The-Ornamented Framework is what inspires the fabrication of each Antique Gem. Her Collection is ART-TO-WEAR, skillfully articulated design made with precise professional craftsmanship.
The Body of the Purse is constructed of Jet Black Lizard Fabric It features a matching Slender Black Lizard Shoulder Strap. The frame c. 1910, is silver Art Nouveau Design with Figurals of a Face Flanked by Dragons on Both Front and Back of the purse The clasp are two "push-pull" knobs with a center closure
REVIVALS bags feature both Crystal and Semi-Precious stones. This one features all Art Nouveau Silver The closure has a good "snap" and is very secure. You can see that this was Hand-Assembled. This was purchased at Neiman Marcus, Dallas and has never been used. It is in PERFECT Condition. These-One-Of-A-Kind Treasures were priced at about $1,500.00 and up. The more exotic the detailing, the more expensive the Handbag
It measures 10" Wide x 9" High x 3 1/2" Deep at least. 45" Long Narrow Black Lizard Strap Interior is lined in Black Silk Faille. REVIVALS Label is sewn inside. It has an envelope pocket. Capacious Pouchy construction allows enough room for all your necessities. This is NOT a tiny bag. The Natural Lizard fabrication of the handbag allows you to use it for a luncheon, or a cocktail party. It is not strictly an "evening" bag. there is no replacement for the PERFECT Black Exotic Skin Bag - and this one has the Silver Art Nouveau Frame. This is versatile and truly stunning
This beautiful Handbag is for the Conoisseur and the Collector These do not come to auction often This Handbag is a PERFECT TEN For those of us who KNOW, and those of us who LUST AFTER VINTAGE ELEGANCE